Renault’s hot hatch on steroids, the Renault Clio RS.16, could soon be headed for the production line. And, in potentially good news for Aussie fans of the Reggie, a limited number could be built in right-hand drive – with a small allocation set for our shores. While recent rumours hinted at Renault making an official announcement […]
The next-generation 2018 Renault Clio will have a completely different cockpit, according to a new report out of the UK. Speaking to Auto Express, Renault’s head of design, Laurens van den Acker, confirmed the new Clio will take a big step forward from the current car in terms of interior design. “Our customers look at […]
with the debut of the current generation renault clio in 2012, the french firm introduced its then-new styling direction, as penned by design chief laurens van den acker, formerly of mazda. though the clio has only just been given its...Show More Summary
The Renault Clio RS 16 seems like it will soon be heading into production, if these spy photos are anything to go by. Compared to the Clio RS 16 concept that made its debut just before the Monaco Grand Prix, this prototype seems to be missing a few items, including flared wheel arches, 19-inch alloy […]
The concept could spawn a limited-edition model.
httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Aq6qPhjvJ3Y The Renault Clio RS 16 concept revealed earlier this year could make it to production, albeit in limited numbers, a new report claims. According to French website Caradisiac, Renault will make an official announcement at the Paris motor show in October. The report claims production will be limited to 500 units, with a price tag […]
Renault has spent some time in the wilderness, but the French manufacturer is well-and-truly on the comeback path. The revival started with the Clio, and continues with the new Megane. As you can see, it looks good in sedan form, but...Show More Summary
When Renault rolled out the Clio RS16 concept car a little over a month ago, it was clear a production version wasn’t far off. On Tuesday the French automaker finally unveiled the car as the latest in its series of Clio RS hot hatchbacks. The “RS” in the name stands for Renault Sport, which is the French automaker’s...
renault has given its sporty clio rs and clio gt-line light hatches a modest nip n’ tuck for the 2017 model year, with both models scoring new bumper plastics, headlamp and tail lamp internals, wheel designs and, for the rs, a more raucous exhaust. Show More Summary
The next-generation Nissan Micra will be built in France. The Japanese brand’s five-door Micra micro car is set to be built where its ally, Renault, currently assembles the European-market Clio and the cutesy Zoe electric car. A simple line in a release from the Renault-Nissan Alliance on their successful business collaborations stated the following: “By […]
The updated Renault Clio RS and GT Line models have been unveiled with a host of styling tweaks. In terms of design, the revised Clio RS and GT Line models adopt the changes made to the rest of the small hatch range, including the new LED internals for the headlights and redesigned tail-lights. There’s also […]
The Renault Clio has been a successful model, selling at least 13 million units in the past 26 years, and now, Renault has announced a face-lift for the fourth-generation Clio. Before you start holding your breath and expecting to see a radically new Clio, don’t let me get your hopes up – this is a very mild refresh. Show More Summary
renault has given its clio small hatch range a modest refresh for the 2017 model year, with some minor tweaks to exterior styling that help modernise its appearance, but stop short of bringing it into line with renault’s new breed of passenger cars. Show More Summary
Renault has announced an update of its best-selling model, the Clio. Twenty-six years after its first appearance, the new Clio is more evolution than revolution, but Renault promises a higher-end car with refined exterior styling, more...Show More Summary
The newly refreshed 2017 Renault Clio hatch has been revealed today, ahead of an Australian debut that will likely occur early next year. The lightly updated hatch’s debut follows the unveiling last month of the Clio RS 16 concept, which appeared to offer a first look at the range’s coming update. Today’s unveiling reveals only […]
Ride with Kevin Magnussen as he tests the new Renault Clio RS.16 during a recent promotional event in Monaco.
first seen when a handful of photos were leaked earlier in the week, renault sport’s fat-fendered clio special has now been officially revealed - and it’s a red-hot 201kw concept created by renault sport as a 40th birthday present to itself. Show More Summary
The R.S. 16 uses a 2.0-liter turbo four borrowed from the Megane.
The fourth-generation Renault Clio was unveiled at the 2012 Paris Motor Show with a significantly redesigned body and interior as well as brand-new and updated engines. Unlike its predecessors, it didn’t receive three-door hatchback and sedan versions, being offered only as a five-door hatch or five-door estate. Show More Summary
The Renault Clio RS 16 concept has been unveiled ahead of this weekend’s Monaco Formula One Grand Prix, and celebrates both Renault Sport’s 40th birthday and Renault’s return to Formula One. Developed by a “commando team” over the course of five months, the Clio RS 16 concept melds the Clio body and platform with the […]